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You know I need your love, you got that hold over me
As long as I got your love, you know that I'll never leave
When I wanted you to share my life, I had no doubt in my mind
And it's been you, woman, right down the line.

I know how much I lean on you, only you can see
The changes that I've been through have left their mark on me
You've been as constant as the Northern Star, the brightest light that shines
It's been you, woman, right down the line.

I just wanna say this is my way
Of telling you everything I could never say before
Yeah this is my way of telling you that everyday I'm loving you (so much more)

‘Cause you believed in me through my darkest night
Put something better inside of me, you brought me into the light
Threw away all those crazy dreams, I put them all behind
And it was you, woman, right down the line.

I just wanna say this is my way
Of telling you everything I could never say before
Yeah this is my way of telling you that everyday I'm loving you (so much more)

If I should doubt myself, if I'm losing ground
I won't turn to someone else, they'd only let me down
When I wanted you to share my life, I had no doubt in my mind
And it's been you, woman, right down the line.



Drums: Henry Spinetti
Bass Guitar: Gary Taylor
Percussion: Glen Le Fleur
Piano/Organ: Tommy Eyre
Guitars: Hugh Burns
Steel Guitar: Brian Cole
Vocals: Gerry Rafferty



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    UnregisteredJul 31, 2012 at 10:45 am
    The love i have for the woman in my life. A way of thanking her for helping me thru a dark part of my life and bringing me out whole. I love you tre
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    hicktown79Mar 30, 2012 at 2:20 pm
    This is one of many songs that clearly express how i feel about my best friend, my biggest fan, and the one whom i admire more than anyone, my most precious wife, i will spend the rest of my life, making certain, that you know, how special, beautiful an absolutely perfect you are, my sweet, i love you!!!
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    UnregisteredMar 23, 2012 at 7:18 pm
    People can have a wonderful effect on your life. Can help you through depression or any hardships and share the feeling. Just having someone stand by your side and not judge you but only help you by listening and being there in times that are not so good in your life can effect everything that is going on and open your eyes to what is good in life
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    UnregisteredMar 23, 2012 at 6:25 am
    Tell her what you just wrote here... Forgiveness heals! Forgive each other, and you can work it out!

    This song says a lot, and it will illustrate something to your love.
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    UnregisteredMar 4, 2012 at 5:19 am
    This is what i want to let my friend kym know how i feel about her. Over the last 17+ years we have both been thru hell. At the present time she has cast me aside due to a little issue. "i want my friend back! "

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